shiitake mushroom

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Noun1.shiitake mushroom - edible east Asian mushroom having a golden or dark brown to blackish cap and an inedible stipe
fungus - an organism of the kingdom Fungi lacking chlorophyll and feeding on organic matter; ranging from unicellular or multicellular organisms to spore-bearing syncytia
genus Lentinus, Lentinus - a genus of fungus belonging to the family Tricholomataceae
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Enhancement of microcrystalline cellulose degrading ability in Lentinula edodes by autopolyploidization at reduced temperature.
Therefore, an alternative would be the use of this biomass as a source of carbon for high growth white-rot fungi Lentinula edodes, through solid state fermentation.
Previously, schizophyllan from Schizophyllum commune, grifolan from Grifola frondosa, and lentinan from Lentinula edodes [9, 10, 11] have been comprehensively studied for their therapeutic properties.
(48,49) Enzymatically modified rice bran is produced by exposing crude fiber from rice bran to enzymes isolated from the Japanese culinary mushroom, shiitake (Lentinula edodes).
8:30 EXTRACTS FROM GANODERMA LUCIDUM, TRAMETES VER-SICOLOR, GR1FOLA FRONDOSA, AND LENTINULA EDODES DECREASE XRE-MEDIATED TRANSCRIPTION INDUCED BY B[A]P**, Matthew D.
Selection of strains of Lentinula edodes and Lentinula boryana adapted for efficient mycelial growth on wheat straw.
Kazmierczak-Baranska, "Isolation, composition analysis, antioxidant activity and cytotoxicity of selenium-enriched polysaccharide fractions isolated from Lentinula edodes mycelial cultures," New Biotechnology, vol.
MnP produced by Lentinula edodes in SSF of corncobs was optimally active at pH 4.5 (Boer et al., 2006).
Sendo um fungo comestivel de alto valor nutricional, medicinal e gastrononimo, o Shiitake (Lentinula edodes (Berk.) Pegler) e bastante apreciado por estas caracteristicas, alem de possuir uma importante habilidade de degradacao de residuos lignocelulosicos, que lhe permite obter compostos como carbono e nitrogenio, entre outros nutrientes essenciais para o seu crescimento (Donini et al., 2006; Andrade et al, 2010).
Depending on the kit, you can grow several types of gourmet mushrooms in a matter of weeks, including oysters (Pleurotus species) and shiitake (Lentinula edodes), as well as various button mushrooms (Agaricus bisporus).